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NASDAQ OMX WELCOMES SCANDIDOS TO FIRST NORTH

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Stockholm, April 11, 2014 — NASDAQ OMX (NASDAQ: NDAQ) announces that the trading in ScandiDos (SDOS) shares commenced today on First North at NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. ScandiDos belongs to the Health Care sector and is the eighth company to be admitted to trading on First North’s Nordic markets (Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen and Iceland) in 2014.

ScandiDos is headquartered in Uppsala, Sweden and has offices in USA and China. The company provides QA, quality assurance, and dosimetry for the modern radiation therapy. The company provides unique measurement systems and software that are designed for the requirements for QA and validation of the new dynamic and modulated treatments that is being implemented in clinics around the world.

“We are proud that ScandiDos now has reached this point of development”, said Görgen Nilsson, CEO of ScandiDos. “A listing on First North feels like a natural step.”

 “We are pleased to welcome ScandiDos to NASDAQ OMX and to our First North market,” said Adam Kostyal, Senior Vice President at NASDAQ OMX. “We continue to see significant interest among healthcare companies looking to raise capital in the public market, and ScandiDos’s listing today underlines that trend.”

ScandiDos is using Redeye as Certified Adviser.

To view a CEO interview from the listing ceremony click here.

About First North

First North is regulated as a multilateral trading facility, operated by the different exchanges within NASDAQ OMX Nordic. It does not have the legal status as an EU-regulated market. Companies at First North are subject to the rules of First North and not the legal requirements for admission to trading on a regulated market. The risk in such an investment may be higher than on the main market.

About NASDAQ OMX Group

NASDAQ OMX (NASDAQ: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 80 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX is home to more than 3,200 listed companies with a market value of over $8 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com.  

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

Information set forth in this communication contains forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties.  NASDAQ OMX cautions readers that any forward-looking information is not a guarantee of future performance and that actual results could differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking information.  Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements about our capital return initiatives.  Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties or other factors beyond NASDAQ OMX’s control.  These factors include, but are not limited to, NASDAQ OMX’s ability to implement its strategic initiatives, economic, political and market conditions and fluctuations, government and industry regulation, interest rate risk, U.S. and global competition, and other factors detailed in NASDAQ OMX’s filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including its annual reports on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q which are available on NASDAQ OMX’s website at http://www.nasdaqomx.com and the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.  NASDAQ OMX undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Media Relations Contact:
NASDAQ OMX
Christina Malmberg Hägerstrand
+46 (0) 8 405 65 83
christina.hagerstrand@nasdaqomx.com

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